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1981–1990

This is a list of concerts, in chronological order, given by the CBSO Chorus from 1981 to 1990.

YEAR DATE COMPOSER WORK ORCH/CHORUS CONDUCTOR VENUE             SOLOISTS             NOTES - other works in concert
1981 Jan 8 Janáček Glagolitic Mass CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Felicity Palmer, Ameral Gunson, John Mitchinson, Malcolm King Jane Parker-Smith(organ) Symph.No.60-Haydn
1981 Jan 8 Moussorgsky Night on the Bare Mountain CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Original Choral version
1981 Jan Janáček Glagolitic Mass CBSO Rattle     Recording(EMI)
1981 Feb 28 Various Music from the Opera CBSO Elder B'ham Town Hall Suzanne Murphy, Henry Howell (Adrian Martin indisposed)
1981 Apl 16 Brahms German Requiem CBSO Schmid B'ham Town Hall Elizabeth Gale, Thomas Allen Mozart-Masonic Funeral music / Berg-Violin Concerto (Gyorgy Pauk)
1981 June 27 Borodin Polovtsian Dances CBSO Cleobury B'ham Town Hall   Overture, Prince Igor-Borodin
1981 June 27 Orff Carmina Burana CBSO Cleobury B'ham Town Hall Hilary Western, Stuart Kale, Neil Howlett, K.E.Chapel Choir Bernard Dickerson indisposed
1981 Aug 16 Gershwin Porgy and Bess CBSO Rattle Royal Festival Hall Willard White, Laverne Williams, Francis Egerton, Malcolm King, +
1981 Sept 19 Gershwin Porgy and Bess CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Willard White, Laverne Williams, Francis Egerton, Malcolm King, +
1981 Nov 5 Various The Much Loved Music Show CBSO Hughes B'ham Town Hall
1981 Dec 1 Britten War Requiem CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Sheila Armstrong, Ian Caley, Thomas Hemsley, Christ Church Choristers Peter King - Chorus Master
1981 Dec 15 Debussy Three Nocturnes CBSO Seaman
1981 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Cleobury B'ham Town Hall   Richard Baker
1981 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Cleobury B'ham Town Hall   Richard Baker
1982 Mar 6 Holst Planets CBSO Groves Kingston upon Hull   Ladies only
1982 Mar 9 Holst Planets CBSO Groves B'ham Town Hall   Ladies only
1982 Mar 9 Delius Sea Drift CBSO Groves B'ham Town Hall Brian Rayner Cook Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten-Walton
1982 Apl 29 Joubert Gong Tormented Sea CBSO Cloebury B'ham Town Hall Norman Bailey First performance
1982 Apl 29 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO/City Choir Schmid B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Mary King, Keith Lewis, Norman Bailey Symph.No.40-Mozart
1982 May 7 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Schmid Colston Hall Bristol Alison Hargan, Mary King, Keith Lewis, Norman Bailey Mozart-Symphony No. 40
1982 June 19 Verdi Requiem CBSO/Leeds Ph.Ch Jarvi Leeds Linda Esther Gray, Sandra Browne, Dennis O'Neill, Roderick Kennedy
1982 June 20 Verdi Requiem CBSO/Leeds Ph.Ch Jarvi B'ham Town Hall Linda Esther Gray, Sandra Browne, Dennis O'Neill, Roderick Kennedy
1982 June 30 Berlioz Beatrice and Benedict(excerpts) CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Cynthia Buchan, Ian Caley, Neil Jansen Roumanian Rhapsody No.1-Enesco/Three Slavonic Dances-Rachmaninov
1982 Aug 15 Berlioz Beatrice and Benedict CBSO Rattle Royal Festival Hall Maria Ewing, Philip Langridge, Lillian Watson, Alfreda Hodgson, Gordon Sandison, Henry Herford with Janet Suzman, Michael Pennington, Cherie Lunghi, Edward Petherbridge
1982 Sept 16 Mahler 3rd Symphony CBSO Jarvi B'ham Town Hall Helen Watts, Coventry & Lichfield Cathedral Boys Choir Ladies only
1982 Nov 7 Handel Zadok the Priest CBSO Jarvi B'ham Uni Joy Naylor, Anthony Scales, Peter King (organ) Singalong
1982 Nov 7 Fauré Requiem CBSO Jarvi B'ham Uni Joy Naylor, Anthony Scales, Peter King (organ) Singalong
1982 Nov 25 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Margaret Marshall, Philip Langridge, Stafford Dean, (Elain Evans) Michael Rippon - Chorus Master
1982 December Vaughan Williams Towards The Unknown Region CBSO Norman del Mar B'ham Town Hall EMI recording
1982 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Parry B'ham Town Hall Kay Alexander (Magnus Magnusson withdrew), Peter King - Chorus Master
1982 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Parry B'ham Town Hall Kay Alexander (Magnus Magnusson withdrew), Peter King - Chorus Master
1983 Feb 26 Britten War Requiem CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Elizabeth Soderstrom, Robert Tear, Thomas Allen, Boys of Christ Church Simon Halsey - Chorus Master
1983 Feb 27, Mar 1/4 Britten War Requiem CBSO Rattle B'ham Uni Elizabeth Soderstrom, Robert Tear, Thomas Allen, Boys of Christ Church Recording(EMI)
1983 Mar 31 Mozart Ave Verum CBSO Jarvi B'ham Town Hall
1983 Mar 31 Mozart Vesperae Solennes de Confessore CBSO Jarvi B'ham Town Hall Suzanne Murphy, Ameral Gunson, Carlo Tuand, Michael Rippon
1983 Mar 31 Rossini Sabat Mater CBSO Jarvi B'ham Town Hall Suzanne Murphy, Ameral Gunson, Carlo Tuand, Michael Rippon
1983 Apl 26 Ravel Daphnis and Chloë CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Piano Concerto No.4.Beethoven (Emanuel Ax-Piano)
1983 June 12 Britten War Requiem CBSO Rattle Bury-St-Edmunds Jo-Anne Pickens, John Shirley-Quirk, Anthony Rolfe-Johnson Aldeburgh Festival
1983 July 2 Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony CBSO Seaman B'ham Town Hall Sheila Armstrong, Richard Jackson Overtures,Cockaigne-Elgar/Suite,Henry V-Walton
1983 Oct 11 Mahler Das Klagende Lied CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Helena Döse, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Sean Rea Symph.No.90-Haydn
1983 Oct 12/13 Mahler Das Klagende Lied CBSO Rattle Great Hall, Birmingham University Helena Döse, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Saen Rae Recording(EMI)
1983 Nov 10 Elgar Dream of Gerontius Dusseldorf Symphony Orchestra / Stadtisher Musikverein Dusseldorf Groves Tonhalle - Dusseldorf semi-chorus, Alfreda Hodgson, Dennis O'Neill, Malcolm Smith Semi-chorus only Tour
1983 Nov 11 Elgar Dream of Gerontius Dusseldorf Symphony Orchestra / Stadtisher Musikverein Dusseldorf Groves Tonhalle - Dusseldorf semi-chorus, Alfreda Hodgson, Dennis O'Neill, Malcolm Smith Semi-chorus only Tour
1983 Nov 13 Elgar Dream of Gerontius Dusseldorf Symphony Orchestra / Stadtisher Musikverein Dusseldorf Groves Tonhalle - Dusseldorf semi-chorus, Alfreda Hodgson, Dennis O'Neill, Malcolm Smith Semi-chorus only Tour
1983 Dec 6 Walton Belshazzar's Feast CBSO Jarvi B'ham Town Hall David Wilson-Johnson Polonaise in C-Liadov/Symph.No.1/Balakriev
1983 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Daniel Norman Johnny Morris
1983 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Daniel Norman Johnny Morris
1984 Feb 2 Elgar Dream of Gerontius CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Janet Baker, Dennis Bailey, Willard White Chorus 10th Aniversary Concert
1984 Feb 19 Orff Carmina Burana CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Helen Kucharek, Michael Chance, Mark Peterson singalong
1984 Feb 24 Elgar Excerpts CBSO Rattle Warwick Arts Centre Penelope Walker, Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, Willard White Central TV documentary for 50th anniversary of Elgar's death (title "Hope and Glory")
1984 Apl 7 Gilbert & Sullivan Gilbert and Sullivan Night CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Nan Christie, Thomas Lawlor
1984 Apl 17 Bruckner Mass in F minor CBSO Weller B'ham Town Hall Margaret Marshall, Mary King, Ian Caley, Michael Rippon Symoh.No.36-Mozart
1984 July 7 Various Opera Evening CBSO Schonwandt B'ham Town Hall Katheryn Harries
1984 July 10 Elgar Dream of Gerontius CBSO Handford Lichfield Cathedral Kenneth Wollam, Bernadette Greevy, Paata Burchuladze
1984 Aug 26 Elgar Hope and Glory CBSO   Warwick   TV Broadcast (from Feb 24th)
1984 Oct 6 Elgar The Music Makers CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alfreda Hodgson 150th anniversary of B'ham Town Hall
1984 Oct 16 Holst Planets CBSO (Ladies) Handford B'ham Town Hall   The Rainbow Snake-Erik Norby/Piano Concerto-Grieg (Kun Woo Paik-piano)
1984 Oct 30 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Tabachnik B'ham Town Hall Teresa Cahill, Linda Strachan, Richard Morton, Philip Joll Sinfonia Sacra-Panufnik
1984 Oct 31 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Tabachnik Warwick Teresa Cahill, Linda Strachan, Richard Morton, Philip Joll Sinfonia Sacra-Panufnik
1984 Dec 11 Monteverdi Vespers Parley of Instruments London Cornett & Sackbutt Ensemble Preston B'ham Town Hall Sarah Leonard, Lynne Dawson, Michael Chance, Andrew King, Neil Mackenzie, Gerald Finley, Charles Potts, Lichfield Boys Choir
1984 Dec 19 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Robert Hardy
1984 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Robert Hardy
1985 Feb 28 Tippett A Child of our Time CBSO Atherton B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Felicity Palmer, Philip Langridge, Stephen Roberts Sinfonia da Requiem-Britten
1985 Apl 30 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Overture,Le Corsaire-Berlioz/Three Dances for Oboe, Harp and Strings-Martin/Oboe Concerto-Mozart
1985 May 2 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle Royal Festival Hall   Overture,Le Corsaire-Berlioz/Three Dances for Oboe, Harp and Strings-Martin/Oboe Concerto-Mozart
1985 May 9 Mozart Requiem CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Elise Ross, Mary King, Alexander Oliver, Henry Herford, Christ Cath. Choir L'Enfant et les Sortileges-Ravel
1985 May 31 Grainger Works of Percy Grainger CBSO Rattle Bedwoth Civic Hall Elise Ross, Ian Caley, Raimund Hericx TV Recording
1985 June 26 Mahler 2nd Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson
1985 July 5 Bach The Bach Tradition   Halsey St. Mary's Warwick Mary Seers, Gaynor Keeble Gillian Weir(organ), Peter King(piano)
1985 July 10 Various Music from the Opera CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Jo-Anne Pickens
1985 Sept 24 Rachmaninov The Bells CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Elise Ross, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Symph.No.3-Beethoven
1985 Sept 25 Rachmaninov The Bells CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Elise Ross, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Symph.No.3-Beethoven
1985 Oct 5 Rachmaninov The Bells CBSO Rattle Barbican Elise Ross, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Symph.No.3-Beethoven
1985 Nov 14 Brahms German Requiem CBSO Weller B'ham Town Hall Lynda Russell, Michael Rippon Symph.No.2-Schubert
1985 Dec 3 Fauré Requiem   Halsey B'ham Town Hall Caroline Ashton, Henry Herford
1985 Dec 3 Duruflé Four Motets   Halsey B'ham Town Hall
1985 Dec 19 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Richard Baker
1985 Dec 20 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Richard Baker
1985 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Richard Baker
1986 Feb 18 Dvorak Te Deum CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall   Tchaikovsky-Violin Concerto/Pierre Amoyal
1986 Feb 18 Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall Karita Mattila, Ian Caddy Sibelius-Luonnotar (Symphony of Psalms sung mixed up in quartets)
1986 Mar 9 Mozart Requiem   Louis Halsey Adrian Boult Hall   Singalong
1986 Apl 15 Mahler 2nd Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Arleen Auger, Felicity Palmer First performance without scores
1986 Apl 16 Mahler 2nd Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Arleen Auger, Felicity Palmer
1986 Apl 26 Elgar Dream of Gerontius CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Janet Baker, John Mitchinson, Neil Howlett Anthony Rolfe Johnson and Gwynne Howell indisposed.
1986 Apl 27 Mahler 2nd Symphony CBSO Rattle Watford Town Hall Arleen Auger, Janet Baker Recording
1986 May 1 Mahler 2nd Symphony CBSO Rattle Warwick Arts Centre Alison Hargan, Felicity Palmer
1986 June 25 Walton Orb & Sceptre CBSO Rattle National Exhibition Centre   10th Anniversary of NWC-Royal Gala in presence of the Prince & Princess of Wales
1986 June 25 Walton Coronation March CBSO Rattle National Exhibition Centre   Royal Gala
1986 June 25 Borodin Prince Igor CBSO/ Seattle Symphony Chorale Rattle National Exhibition Centre   Royal Gala
1986 July 5 Holst Planets CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Hanford(conductor) indisposed March from "Things to Come" -Bliss
1986 July 5 Elgar Bavarian Highlands CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Hanford(conductor) indisposed
1986 July 16 Holst Holst songs   Halsey Tewksbury Part of Cheltenham Festival
1986 July 16 Elgar Bavarian Highlands   Halsey Tewksbury Part of Cheltenham Festival
1986 July 19 Holst Holst songs   Halsey Adrian Boult Hall   Conifer recording - Richard Markham(piano)
1986 July 20 Elgar Bavarian Highlands   Halsey Adrian Boult Hall   Conifer recording - Richard Markham(piano)
1986 Sept 5 Elgar Dream of Gerontius CBSO Rattle Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham Janet Baker, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk
1986 Sept 6 - 8 Elgar Dream of Gerontius CBSO Rattle B'ham Uni Janet Baker, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Recording(EMI)
1986 Sept 20 Various Music - Holst/Parry/Elgar/Ireland/Howells   Halsey B'ham Cath Richard Markham – piano, Peter King - organ
1986 Nov 1 Shostakovitch Babi Yar CBSO Kamu Bradford Nikita Storojev (Malcolm King-withdrawn) Serenade in D -Dvorak
1986 Nov 6 Shostakovitch Babi Yar CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall Nikita Storojev (Malcolm King-withdrawn) Symph.No.5-Schubert Recording(Rad3)
1986 Nov 12 Shostakovitch Babi Yar CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall Nikita Storojev (Malcolm King-withdrawn) Piano Concerto No.5-Beethoven (Dmitri Alexeev)
1986 Nov 14 Shostakovitch Babi Yar CBSO Kamu Royal Festival Hall Nikita Storojev (Malcolm King-withdrawn) Piano Concerto No.5-Beethoven (Dmitri Alexeev)
1986 Dec 4 Brahms Songs for female voices CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Ladies only Violin Concerto-Bruch/Romance No.2-Beethoven/Symph.No.2-Sibelius
1986 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Steve Race
1986 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Steve Race
1987 Jan 9 Shostakovitch Babi Yar CBSO Kamu B'ham Uni Nikita Storojev, City Choir, Warwick Uni.Chorus Recording (Chandos)
1987 Jan 20 Berlioz Romeo and Juliet CBSO Elder B'ham Town Hall John Tomlinson, Ethna Robinson, Laurence Dale
1987 Jan 21 Berlioz Romeo and Juliet CBSO Elder B'ham Town Hall John Tomlinson, Ethna Robinson, Laurence Dale
1987 Feb 24 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle Cheltenham Town Hall Margaret Marshall, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, (Elaine Evans)
1987 Feb 25 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle Liverpool Phil. Hall Margaret Marshall, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, (Elaine Evans)
1987 Feb 26 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Margaret Marshall, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, (Elaine Evans)
1987 Mar 3 Falla Three Cornered Hat CBSO Eduardo Mata B'ham Town Hall
1987 Mar 5 Falla Three Cornered Hat CBSO Eduardo Mata Cardiff
1987 Mar 7 Falla Three Cornered Hat CBSO Eduardo Mata Leeds
1987 Mar 28 Fauré Requiem   Halsey St Paul's B'ham Peter King - Organ Singalong
1987 Mar 28 Handel Zadok the Priest   Halsey St Paul's B'ham
1987 April 15/16/17/18 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 San Francisco Symphony & Chorus Sawallisch Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco Nancy Gustafson, Cynthia Munzer, Warren Ellsworth, Stephen Saxon Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 19 Elgar Bavarian Highlands Halsey Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Sacramento Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 19 Delius/ Grainger/ Holst/ Mendelssohn Various Songs Halsey Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Sacramento Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 21 Elgar Bavarian Highlands Halsey Westminster Presbyterian Church, Portland Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 21 Delius/ Grainger/ Holst/ Mendelssohn Various Songs Halsey Westminster Presbyterian Church, Portland Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 23 Elgar Bavarian Highlands Halsey First Presbyterian Church, Seattle Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 23 Delius/ Grainger/ Holst/ Mendelssohn Various Songs Halsey First Presbyterian Church, Seattle Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 25 Elgar Bavarian Highlands Halsey St. Andrew's Wesley Church, Vancouver Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 April 25 Delius/ Grainger/ Holst/ Mendelssohn Various Songs Halsey St. Andrew's Wesley Church, Vancouver Marc Shapiro (piano) Tour - America and Canada
1987 June 3 Delius Delius pieces   Halsey Adrian Boult Hall   Recording(BBC)
1987 June 3 Grainger Grainger pieces   Halsey Adrian Boult Hall   Recording(BBC)
1987 June 19 - 21 Delius Delius pieces   Halsey St Paul's B'ham Charles Daniels, Patrick Wheatley,Colin Lilley – Flute, Peter King – harmonium, Richard Markham & David Nettles - pianos Rec(Conifer)
1987 June 19 - 21 Grainger Grainger pieces   Halsey St Paul's B'ham Charles Daniels, Patrick Wheatley,Colin Lilley – Flute, Peter King – harmonium, Richard Markham & David Nettles - pianos Rec(Conifer)
1987 June 27 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle Bury St.Edmunds Harolyn Blackwell, Marietta Simpson, Damon Evans, Bruce Hubbard
1987 July 18 Handel Four Coronation Anthems CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Bach-Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 4&5
1987 July 18 Bach Coronation Anthemn CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall
1987 Oct 13 Adams Harmonium CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Mozart-Symph. No. 40
1987 Oct 14 Adams Harmonium CBSO Rattle Warwick Arts Centre   Srtavinsky-The Firebird
1987 Oct  Elgar Bavarian Highlands BBC MLO Sutherland BBC Pebble Mill Studio 1   Studio recording "The Charlie Chester Show"
1987 Oct  Handel Zadok the Priest BBC MLO Sutherland BBC Pebble Mill Studio 1 Studio recording "The Charlie Chester Show"
1987 Oct  Berlioz The Shepherds' Farewell BBC MLO Sutherland BBC Pebble Mill Studio 1 Studio recording "The Charlie Chester Show"
1987 Oct  King-Smith The Children's Carol BBC MLO Sutherland BBC Pebble Mill Studio 1 Studio recording "The Charlie Chester Show"
1987 Dec 3 Brahms Alto Rhapsody CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Janet Baker
1987 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Humph Lyttleton
1987 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Humph Lyttleton
1988 Jan 13 Britten Spring Symphony CBSO Atherton B'ham Town Hall Margaret Field, Alfreda Hodgson, Martyn Hill Vaughan Williams - A London Symphony
1988 Jan 14 Britten Spring Symphony CBSO Atherton B'ham Town Hall Margaret Field, Alfreda Hodgson, Martyn Hill Vaughan Williams - A London Symphony
1988 Feb 16 Debussy Nocturnes CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall   Ladies only. Mussorgsky - Night on the Bare Mountain. Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade.
1988 Feb 17 Debussy Nocturnes CBSO Kamu B'ham Town Hall   Ladies only. Mussorgsky - Night on the Bare Mountain. Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade.
1988 Mar 29 Bach St John Passion London Baroque Halsey B'ham Town Hall John Graham Hall, Willard White, Gerald Finley, Gillian Fisher, Catherine Denley, Christopher Gillett, Stephen Roberts
1988 May 10 Verdi Four Sacred Pieces CBSO Lazarev B'ham Town Hall Mary King
1988 May 10 Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky CBSO Lazarev B'ham Town Hall Mary King
1988 June 10 Various Classic Hymns   Halsey St Paul's B'ham   Recording (Conifer)
1988 June 30 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Weller Derngate Centre-Nothampton Lynda Russell, Patricia Payne, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Beethoven-Symph. No. 1
1988 July 1 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Weller Derby Assembly Rooms Lynda Russell, Patricia Payne, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Beethoven-Symph. No. 1
1988 July 2 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Weller B'ham Town Hall Lynda Russell, Patricia Payne, John Mitchinson, John Shirley-Quirk Beethoven-Symph. No. 1
1988 Aug 28 Britten Spring Symphony BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Chorus, Southend Boys' Choir Atherton Royal Albert Hall Joan Rodgers, Alfreda Hodgson, Philip Langridge Elgar - Enigma Variations, Vaughan Williams - Serenade to Music
1988 Sept 3 - 4 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Weller B'ham Town Hall Josephine Barstow, Linda Finnie, David Rendall, John Tomlinson Recording (Chandos)
1988 Oct 5 Orff Carmina Burana CBSO CBYC, Children of Birmingham Cathedral, King Edwards School, Kamu B'ham Town Hall Linda Kitchen, Peter Hall, John Rawnsley
1988 Oct 6 Orff Carmina Burana CBSO CBYC, Children of Birmingham Cathedral, King Edwards School, Kamu B'ham Town Hall Linda Kitchen, Peter Hall, John Rawnsley
1988 Oct 19 Fauré Requiem   Halsey St Paul's B'ham Jacquelyn Parker, Darren Moore, Peter King(organ) Gordon Clinton Memorial Concert
1988 Dec 6 Adams Harmonium CBSO Llewellyn B'ham Town Hall   Mendelssohn-Fingal's Cave/ Sibelius-Valse Triste/ Beethiven-Piano Concerto No. 3, Bernard Roberts (piano)
1988 Dec 19 Fauré Requiem   Halsey B'ham Cath   for Armenien Earthquake victims
1988 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Edward Snow Brian Kay
1988 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Edward Snow Brian Kay
1989 Jan 10 Janáček Glagolitic Mass CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Helen Field, Linda Hurst, John Mitchinson, Neil Howlett, Thomas Trotter Piano Quartet-Brahms (orch. Schoenberg)
1989 Jan 11 Janáček Glagolitic Mass CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Helen Field, Linda Hurst, John Mitchinson, Neil Howlett, Thomas Trotter
1989 Jan 18 Janáček Glagolitic Mass CBSO Rattle Royal Festival Hall Helen Field, Linda Hurst, John Mitchinson, Neil Howlett, Thomas Trotter
1989 Mar 9 Mozart Marriage of Figaro CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Arleen Auger, Elise Ross, Thomas Hampson Semi-chorus
1989 Mar 10 Mozart Marriage of Figaro CBSO Rattle Warwick Arleen Auger, Elise Ross, Thomas Hampson Semi-chorus
1989 Mar 17 Mahler 2nd Symphony Royal Flanders Philharmonic Orchestra Neuhold St. Michaels - Ghent Mitsuko Shirai, Florence Quivar Belgian Tour
1989 Mar 18 Mahler 2nd Symphony Royal Flanders Philharmonic Orchestra Neuhold Queen Elizabeth Hall - Antwerp Mitsuko Shirai, Florence Quivar Belgian Tour
1989 Mar 19 Mahler 2nd Symphony Royal Flanders Philharmonic Orchestra Neuhold Palais des Beaux Arts - Brussels Mitsuko Shirai, Florence Quivar Belgian Tour
1989 Apl 11 Bach Magnificat CBSO Kraemer Cheltenham Town Hall Patrizia Kwella, Margaret Cable, Howard Milner, Michael George Symph.No.44-Haydn/Concerto in D-Stravinsky/Seigfried Idyll-Wagner
1989 Apl 12 Bach Magnificat CBSO Kraemer B'ham Town Hall Patrizia Kwella, Margaret Cable, Howard Milner, Michael George Symph.No.44-Haydn/Concerto in D-Stravinsky/Seigfried Idyll-Wagner
1989 Apl 13 Bach Magnificat CBSO Kraemer B'ham Town Hall Patrizia Kwella, Margaret Cable, Howard Milner, Michael George Symph.No.44-Haydn/Concerto in D-Stravinsky/Seigfried Idyll-Wagner
1989 June 17 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle The Maltings, Snape Margaret Marshall, Benjamin Luxon, Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, Margaret Wilson
1989 July 8 Mendelssohn Elijah CBSO de Burgos B'ham Town Hall Margaret Marshall, Alfreda Hodgson, Ian Caley, Benjamin Luxon TV Broadcast
1989 Sept 13 Bach St Matthew Passion CBSO Kraemer B'ham Town Hall Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Thomas Allen, Nancy Argenta, Michael Chance, Wynford Evans, Michael George
1989 Sept 19 Bartok Miraculous Mandarin CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Semi-chorus
1989 Oct 10 Mozart Mass CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Lillian Watson, Maria Ewing, Maldwyn Davies, Henry Herford Six pieces -Webern/Sheherazade-Ravel
1989 Oct 11 Mozart Mass CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Lillian Watson, Maria Ewing, Maldwyn Davies, Henry Herford Six pieces -Webern/Sheherazade-Ravel
1989 Oct 28 Liszt A Faust Symphony   Rattle Barbican   Men only
1989 Oct 29 Bartok Miraculous Mandarin CBSO Rattle Barbican   Semi-chorus
1989 Nov 28 Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle   Halsey Cheltenham Helen Field, Anne-Marie Owens, Edmund Barham, John Tomlinson Richard Markham & David Nettle (pianos), Peter King (Harmonium)
1989 Dec 2/3 Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle   Halsey B'ham Uni Helen Fields, Anne-Marie Owens, Edmund Barham, John Tomlinson Recording(Conifer) Richard Markham & David Nettle (pianos), Peter King (Harmonium)
1989 Dec 7 Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Helen Field, Anne-Marie Owens, Edmund Barham, John Tomlinson Richard Markham & David Nettle (pianos), Peter King (Harmonium)
1989 Dec 12 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle Barbican
1989 Dec 22 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Brian Kay
1989 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Brian Kay
1990 Jan 30 Mahler 3rd Symphony CBSO Salonen B'ham Town Hall Bernadette Greavy, B'ham Cath.Choir, CBYC
1990 Feb 28 Bruckner Mass in E Minor CBSO wind Halsey Clifton Campville Anne-Marie Owens, Peter King (organ)
1990 Feb 28 Bruckner Three Motets CBSO wind Halsey Clifton Campville Peter King (organ)
1990 Mar 2 Bruckner Mass in E Minor CBSO wind Halsey B'ham Uni Anne-Marie Owens Rec (Conifer)
1990 Mar 22 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Arleen Auger, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, Susan Lees
1990 Mar 23 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle Barbican Arleen Auger, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, Susan Lees
1990 Mar 24/25/26 Haydn The Creation CBSO Rattle Warwick Uni Arleen Auger, Philip Langridge, David Thomas, Susan Lees Recording (EMI)
1990 May 8 Schnittke 4th Symphony CBSO Knussen B'ham Town Hall Mary King, Hugh Hetherington, Stephen Richardson Night on the Bare Mountain/Khovanshchina/Coronation Boris Godunov-Mussorgsky
1990 July 4 Britten Building of the House CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Passacaglia from Peter Grimes - Britten
1990 July 4 Britten Praise We Great Men CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Passacaglia from Peter Grimes - Britten
1990 July 4 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Passacaglia from Peter Grimes - Britten
1990 July 7 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 CBSO Rattle Palace of Congress - Madrid Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Spanish Tour
1990 July 8 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 CBSO Rattle Palace of Carlos V - Granada Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Spanish Tour
1990 July 12 Britten Building of the House CBSO Richard Armstrong Lichfield Cathedral Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Lichfield Festival.Simon Rattle indisposed (slipped disc)
1990 July 12 Britten Ballad of Heroes CBSO Richard Armstrong Lichfield Cathedral Lichfield Festival.Simon Rattle indisposed (slipped disc)
1990 July 12 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 CBSO Richard Armstrong Lichfield Cathedral Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Lichfield Festival.Simon Rattle indisposed (slipped disc)
1990 July 15 Britten Ballad of Heroes CBSO Rattle Warwick Uni   Recording (EMI)
1990 July 15 Britten Building of the House CBSO Rattle Warwick Uni Alison Hargan, Mary King, Robert Tear, Willard White Recording (EMI)
1990 July 15 Britten Praise We Great Men CBSO Rattle Warwick Uni   Recording (EMI)
1990 July 28 Adams Harmonium CBSO Rattle Royal Albert Hall Simon Halsey Singers Symph.No.4-Brahms/Rhapsody for clarinet and orch.-Debussy
1990 Sept 15 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle Salisbury Cathedral Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Willard White Symph.No.90-Haydn
1990 Sept 16 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle Royal Festival Hall Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Willard White Brave New Worlds Festival - Varese - Deserts
1990 Oct 23 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Willard White
1990 Oct 24 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Willard White Haydn-Symph. No. 90
1990 Oct 25 Beethoven 9th Symphony CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Alison Hargan, Alfreda Hodgson, Robert Tear, Willard White Haydn-Symph. No. 90
1990 Nov 8 Franck Psyché CBSO Bamert B'ham Town Hall   Overture, Cupid and Psyche-Hindermith/Violin Concerto (Joshua Bell)-Sibelius
1990 Nov 13 Copland In The Beginning CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall Catherine Denley Copland 90 B'dy. Fanfare for the Common Man/Appalachian Spring-Copland
1990 Nov 27 Schnittke 4th Symphony CBSO Knussen B'ham Town Hall Kym Amps, Mary King, Hugh Hetherington, Adrian Peacock Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune-Debussy/Night Dances-Turnage/Symph.No.4-Schnittke
1990 Dec 8     CBSO Rattle Warwick Arts Centre   Concert cancelled due to 12" - 14" snowfall in preceeding 12 hours.
1990 Dec 11 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Amanda Roocroft, Elise Ross, Mark Ainsley, Henry Herford
1990 Dec 11 Mozart King Thamos CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall Amanda Roocroft, Elise Ross, Mark Ainsley, Henry Herford
1990 Dec 12 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle Barbican Amanda Roocroft, Elise Ross, Mark Ainsley, Henry Herford
1990 Dec 12 Mozart King Thamos CBSO Rattle Barbican Amanda Roocroft, Elise Ross, Mark Ainsley, Henry Herford
1990 Dec 16/17 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle Warwick   Recording (EMI)
1990 Dec 19 Ravel Daphnis & Chloë CBSO Rattle B'ham Town Hall   Symph.No.60-Haydn
1990 Dec 20 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Alan Titchmarsh
1990 Dec 23 Christmas Christmas Concert (afternoon & evening) CBSO Halsey B'ham Town Hall   Alan Titchmarsh

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